Travel to the Northwest Angle & Islands CUSTOMS FREE! No Crossing the border!

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Available December 26 - March 20 & May 1 - October 18

In the summer travel by a 27'-30' boat and in the winter by bombardier. Service from the Rainy River to Oak Island, Flag Island, Northwest Angle, and the surrounding area with navigable docks.

No Set Schedule - All Trips Are On-Demand - Flexible Schedule

Summer Garden Island Trips

$625 for the boat up to 6 passengers up to 2 hours on the island. Additional time on the island $50 per hour.

Booking Your Trip

- Click on the day of your choice for available options. 
- Text 218-395-0414 or email to book.
- We will email you an invoice shortly after receiving your request. 
- Once you pay your invoice, you will receive an email confirmation confirming your reservation. You're set!

Travel one way is approximately 60 - 90 minutes depending on the weather. We travel during daytime hours only. Maximum per person cargo weight allowed 75 lbs. Freight rates are available upon request.  

If you don't have the minimum number of people and do not want the boat or track vehicle private to your group, we are happy to try to fill it with other passengers to help reduce the cost for you. In accordance with US Coast Guard regulations, the boats hold up to 6 passengers.

Summer Departure Times: 
4:30pm from Rainy River & 8am from Northwest Angle/Islands 

Winter Departure Times: 
2pm from Rainy River and 8:30am from Northwest Angle/Islands

*Additional times available upon request, rates vary*

Rates start at $185/per person round-trip.
Past American Point $190
based on 6 people

One-way minimum - $645/up to 6 people
Round-Trip minimum - $1,110/up to 6 people
One-way jump ons are $85 with others

*Rates subject to change based on gas prices.

Cancellation Policy: Life Happens, we understand and will try to work with you the best we can. Cancellation 14 days or more prior to arrival results in 50% loss of payment. Cancellation within 14 days of reservation results in 100% loss of payment.

NEW - Northern Point Buoy Trips

Start your tour at the Wheeler’s Point area north of Baudette and cruise north to the beautiful islands of the Northwest Angle. You will make a stop at the northernmost point of the contiguous U.S.buoy marker. Take a few pics, and enjoy lunch or snacks, and beverages at Jerry's Restaurant and Young's Bay Resort. The return trip cruises you back to Wheeler's Point taking in the extraordinary scenery and wildlife of legendary Lake of the Woods.

$725 for the boat for up to 6 passengers

Approximately 4-hour trip includes up to an hour at the buoy marker. Longer trips stopping in the islands or other points of interest along the way are available for an extra fee.

Parking & Pickup Location

Sportsman's Lodge dock, 3244 Bur Oak Bur Oak Rd NW Baudette, MN 56623. Parking is available free of charge. Please check in at front desk.